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Roofing Tax Credits Colorado
Before purchasing ENERGY STAR products or other material, contact your tax professional for complete details and to see if you qualify.
Tax Credits – Roofing Colorado
2011 Federal Tax Credits for Consumer Energy Efficiency
NOTE: Tax credits that were 30% up to $1,500 EXPIRED on December 31, 2010. New tax credits were passed, but at lower levels. Summary of changes.
Please note, not all ENERGY STAR qualified products qualify for a tax credit. ENERGY STAR distinguishes energy efficient products which, although they may cost more to purchase than standard models, will pay you back in lower energy bills within a reasonable amount of time, without a tax credit.
2011 Tax Credits
What You Need to Know
What is included in the 2011 Federal Tax Credit?
How do I apply for my Federal Tax Credit?
What is included in the Tax Credit for Energy Efficient Roofing Products?
- 10% of cost up to $500 or a specific amount from $50 – $300
- Expires: December 31, 2011
- Details: Must be an existing home and your principal residence. New construction and rentals do not qualify.
Qualified Roofs (Metal & Asphalt)
Qualified roof products reflect more of the sun’s rays, which can lower roof surface temperature by up to 100F, decreasing the amount of heat transferred into your home.
Tax Credit Amount: 10% of the cost, up to $500
“Metal roofs with appropriate pigmented coatings” and “asphalt roofs with appropriate cooling granules” that also meet ENERGY STAR requirements.
Tax Credit does NOT include installation costs.